Civil Rights Groups Show Solidarity with Victims of Hate in National Full-Page Ads

Civil Rights Groups Show Solidarity with Victims of Hate in National Full-Page Ads

On Sunday, November 4, 2018, the National Fair Housing Alliance signed on with the Leadership Conference Education Fund, the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc., The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, Communities Against Hate, and 82 other civil rights organizations to launch full-page advertisements in The New York ..Read More…

Nominations Wanted for NASW Board of Directors



Nomination Form

We are looking for social workers to add their voice and influence to the mission of NASW.

There’s Still Time to Nominate Yourself or Someone Else to the #NASW Board of Directors and the National Committee on Nominations & Leadership Identification (NCNLI).

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Deadline Extended to October 31 for Applications for 2018-19 Birdwoman Scholarship



NASW-CA Now Accepting Applications for 2018-19 Birdwoman Scholarship

Application Deadline is now October 31, 2018 

NASW CA will provide up to TEN $1,000 scholarships to Native American undergraduate or graduate social work students in California.

Applicants must be a member of NASW or join NASW to apply.

Graduate and undergraduate ..Read More…

CAPSAC’s Paul Crissey Graduate Student Research Grant


CAPSAC’s Paul Crissey Graduate Student Research Grant has been increased:

To be awarded January 27, 2019

The California Professional Society on the Abuse of Children (CAPSAC) annually awards a grant of $750 for outstanding research by a graduate student (up to one-year post MA/Ph.D. degree) in the field of child maltreatment. ..Read More…

Get Answers to the 10 Common Questions About Private Practice


NASW receives questions from clinical social workers in private practice about managing the business of a private practice, working with insurance companies, supervision, and the use of technology. The following are the top 10 questions NASW has received during the first half of 2018


Red Cross Looking for Volunteers in Response to Hurricane Florence

In response to Hurricane Florence, the American Red Cross is implementing the Health Professionals Direct Deployment Process for volunteers to support Disaster Mental Health (DMH) and Disaster Health Services (DHS).

This initiative was incredibly successful during the 2016 and 2017 disaster seasons, resulting in over 6,000 new health and mental health volunteers applying ..Read More…

Serve on a NASW Policy Statement Expert Panel

NASW is seeking members to actively serve on panels for the following policy statements. Panels will begin work in late 2018.

If you are interested in serving visit:

Please respond by October 19, 2018.

Foster Care and Adoption Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Mental Health Sovereignty, Rights, and the Well-Being of ..Read More…

Important Election Dates & Deadlines in California

Voter Registration Day –September 25, 2018

*Data provided by U.S. Vote Foundation 

California General Election November 6, 2018

Early Voting: Dates Vary by Locality  

Contact your local election office

Voter Registration Deadline  Monday, October 22, 2018 Online by Mon Oct 22, 2018
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